The Fight

Violeta Ayala - 29'
play Show me the trailer

SYNOPSIS

People with disabilities are amongst the most discriminated in Bolivia. Fed up with being ignored they embark on
an unimaginable journey, marching 380km over the Andean mountains in their wheelchairs to speak with president
Evo Morales. They’re met with riot police, barricades, teargas and water cannons.

Ambassador of the film: Éva Bartucz (special education teacher)

AWARDS

Doc Dispatch Award Winner - Sheffield Dokfest 
Rory Peck Nominee Sony Impact Award - United Kingdom 
Walkley Award Winner for Camerawork - Australia  Nominated for IDA Award for Best Short Documentary - United States 
Pukañawi al Ojo Boliviano en la categoría de cortometrajes - Sucre el XIII Festival Internacional de Cine de los Derechos Humanos 
Winner best documentary, Festival de Cine Internacional Diablo de Oro, Bolivia. 

CATEGORY

#nakedshorts

CAST

DIRECTOR:
Violeta Ayala
PRODUCER:
Daniel Fallshaw
CINEMATOGRAPHER:
Daniel Fallshaw, Fernando Barbosa
EDITOR:
Daniel Fallshaw

INFORMATION

Country:
Bolivia
Original language:
Spanish
Year:
2017

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Duration:
29 min